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This is a quick guide on how to create an MTOM
enabled request in SoapUI
. The process is actually very simple with only a small catch.
First you need to set the request properties to enable
and force MTOM
Then, on the attachments tab click the + icon
and select a file to attach.
You have the option of caching the file inside the request or not, I usually chose to cache it just in case the original file is deleted.
adds the file, it doesn't select the part for you. This needs to match the cid
from within the request. That's the minor catch I mentioned earlier.
It's just a matter of clicking the table cell under the 'Part'
column and selecting the ID
to match the ID
inside the SOAP
Note: If the above doesn't work, try this...
Change the "cid:" reference in the SOAP body to use the attachment ContentID instead. For example if attachment ContentID is "MyFile.zip" then change the SOAP request to use "cid:MyFile.zip".
That's all there is! The request will then be sent as an MTOM
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